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Oct 11, 2010 00:03 Dustin made 37 corrections for Jigyo shiwake 事業仕分け - the r...
This entry is informative. I do not know much about politics in Japan, but I would like to know more. I am also very supportive of scienc...
Oct 8, 2010 06:04 Dustin commented on Sushi is not the principal ...
> OK, so craftsman was a bad idea. What I meant here could be sushi masters. I wanted to express their special skills and a kind of st...
Oct 7, 2010 17:58 OneDayOneNoodle commented on Sushi is not the principal ...
Thank you, Peacebone and Vermilion, for all the corrections! > Actually, we don't know why the only Japanese food to become so ...
Oct 7, 2010 09:37 Vermilion made 11 corrections for Sushi is not the principal ...
I like sushi, we don't eat it everyday, but recently we ate much more often than before. I think it's because of Kaitenzushi.
Oct 7, 2010 09:35 Dustin made 16 corrections for Sushi is not the principal ...
Thank you for teaching me about sushi in Japan. It is by far the most popular Japanese food in America. It has also come to represent Jap...
Oct 6, 2010 18:12 OneDayOneNoodle commented on Learning English from the D...
Thanks for the kind corrections, Peacebone. This is much better!
Oct 6, 2010 17:41 Dustin commented on Learning English from the D...
> This was BEFORE I found why. So maybe I should say "I hadn't known ..." here? Oh, I see. No, your original sentence...
Oct 6, 2010 17:20 OneDayOneNoodle commented on Learning English from the D...
Thank you for the corrections. > I read it to confirm that I understand each story's plot. This is a really nice correction....
Oct 6, 2010 09:12 Dustin made 16 corrections for Learning English from the D...
I like your comparison of space aliens to foreign aliens.
Oct 5, 2010 08:23 OneDayOneNoodle commented on Doctor Who
Actually, none of my British colleagues has been watching Doctor Who. I found another keen fan and he was a Dutch. Ironical, isn't it?
Oct 5, 2010 07:12 commented on Doctor Who
I've lived in the UK all my life and you know more about Doctor Who than me^^ Thanks for the effective description! It sounds interes...
Oct 3, 2010 03:19 OneDayOneNoodle commented on Learn from 落語 - a strategy ...
Thank you, Josef. I've looked it up in a dictionary! In particular, when drinking at a pup, everybody speaks so quickly with a lot...
Oct 3, 2010 01:58 Josef commented on Learn from 落語 - a strategy ...
Oh, I know what you're saying. That's called 'get a word in.' Like, "They all talk so rapidly and it's sometim...
Oct 1, 2010 09:23 OneDayOneNoodle commented on Learn from 落語 - a strategy ...
Sorry, I made a lot of typo.... Actually, a day after I wrote about "reading air" stuff, I had a chance to tell that story. Th...
Oct 1, 2010 08:26 Josef made 4 corrections for Learn from 落語 - a strategy ...
Yeah that makes a lot of sense... I've thought of doing it that way before too!
Sep 29, 2010 08:13 OneDayOneNoodle commented on Can you hear English spoken...
Thank you. Thing is, as a results of hard practise, now I can pronounce words in more British-like manner than most Japanese people do, b...
Sep 29, 2010 04:54 Justin Le made 1 corrections for Can you hear English spoken...
I can understand the point you are saying, and i have the same problem too. Im learning japanese as well and its hard for me to pronounce...
Sep 26, 2010 21:26 OneDayOneNoodle commented on My word list on Google docs...
Thank you for the intriguing comments again. > A lot of Western people (except some of the well educated ones, as you found out!) ...
Sep 26, 2010 18:41 Mantha commented on My word list on Google docs...
I was just speaking to an American friend of mine about what we think are differences between Western and Japanese culture. We both agre...
Sep 26, 2010 18:34 Mantha commented on My word list on Google docs...
I'm so sorry about that! It sounds so nice of Japanese people to be so patient with others trying to learn their language. Maybe it...
Sep 26, 2010 17:18 OneDayOneNoodle commented on My word list on Google docs...
Thank you, Mantha. This is very helpful. My knowledge now completely relies on dictionaries. But you taught me that colloquial use of wor...
Sep 26, 2010 11:09 Mantha commented on My word list on Google docs...
I have that problem with non-native speakers too. Just picking out the words they're trying to say can be really difficult sometimes...
Sep 24, 2010 15:45 OneDayOneNoodle commented on My word list on Google docs...
* Strong French accent and Spanish accent are really hard to listen. * Strong French and Spanish accents are really hard to understand....
Sep 24, 2010 15:38 OneDayOneNoodle commented on My word list on Google docs...
Thank you for the correction. This time I made a quick job. As a result, I put a lot of minor grammatical errors. But it's good to kn...
Sep 24, 2010 09:18 Mantha made 11 corrections for My word list on Google docs...
A few quick notes! "One year has passed since I came to UK." There are a few countries that follow strange rules when we ...
Sep 14, 2010 09:14 OneDayOneNoodle commented on Religion in Japan
Oh, I have never come up with that way. I think that monotheism could be more correlated with all-or-none-like philosophy, whereas poly...
Sep 14, 2010 08:41 That Doth Fade made 6 corrections for Religion in Japan
Great idea! If people in the Middle East were both Muslim and Jewish, peace could probably be achieved there. :)
Sep 12, 2010 06:19 OneDayOneNoodle commented on What is the most important ...
Thanks. Well, that French story makes sense. In Japan, on the other hand, waiters are taught to treat customers like "gods." Be...
Sep 11, 2010 22:44 That Doth Fade made 2 corrections for What is the most important ...
In the social sciences, this cultural difference is sometimes referred to as individualism-communalism, and power distance. The French ha...
Sep 11, 2010 17:41 OneDayOneNoodle commented on I hate Katakana words.
Good point, actually. Chinese people obviously still have a good skill of translation into Hanji (Kanji). Probably, Kanji is just old-fas...
Sep 11, 2010 14:05 That Doth Fade made 2 corrections for I hate Katakana words.
Then maybe you can wait for the Chinese to import foreign words and movies, then just convert their Hanzi directly to Kanji? :-)